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List of Natural Burial Grounds
Dalton Woodland Burial Ground, Burton-in-Kendal, Cumbria
Regional Winner in the North of England
The People's Awards for the Best Natural Burial Ground in the UK 2013
"The directors and the burial ground managers ensured the day was as calm, considered and smooth as we could have hoped for. They were fantastic, such great people."
"We were very impressed with Dalton Wood and thought Francis was very nice and helpful".
Set in mature mixed woodland at the foot of the Dalton Crags at the heart of the Dalton Estate, Burton-in-Kendal, Cumbria, Dalton Woodland Burial is a 30 acre woodland site interspersed with natural glades, areas of limestone outcrops and large limestone boulders.
Open 365 days a year, from dawn to dusk.
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Contact Francis Mason-Hornby
Site Address Dalton Hall Estate Office, Dalton Hall
PostCode LA6 1NJ
Telephone 01524 782442
Natural burial plots
Interment of ashes
Price list is on website
Memorials Memorial stone
No appointment necessary to visit burial ground
Dogs on leads welcome
Visiting opening hours Dawn - Dusk
On site facilities Car Park
You may choose whichever funeral director you wish
Friends and family can undertake all or part of the funeral service themselves
Completely natural, biodegradable coffin materials
The future of the site, its maintenance and management